Category Archives: May 2009

Wandering Around Europe

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

The Beauty of Europe

One can see why millions of Muslims flock to Europe. Oh, I know it is the economic and political dividends of Western consensual governments and state capitalism that provide such material and spiritual freedom. Read more →

Lost in the Labyrinth of Race

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

The Sotomayor Nomination and the Politics of Racial Identity

One of the unexpected results of the Sotomayor nomination is a refocusing on the politics of racial identity and the fossilized institutions of affirmative action — or the belief that the U.S. government should use its vast power to ensure an equality of result rather than a fairness of opportunity. Read more →

Euroamericans?

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

European thoughts…

I am on my first week of an annual tour I co-lead to Europe. Some random thoughts. Read more →

California on the Horizon

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

It is generally known that Americans want it both ways — green giddiness and plenty of oil and gas for their cars and homes; lots of government services and low taxes; a big military but spasms of isolationism. Read more →

Hope and Change’s Shelf Life

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

After listening to Obama’s speeches of the last few weeks, I think almost everyone now knows the boilerplate. Read more →

Ministers of Truth

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

True, the far Left, in the manner of the far Right’s hatred of Bush’s Iraq War and his support for Israel, has begun to murmur disappointment with Obama. Read more →

Is America Premodern or Postmodern?

by Victor Davis Hanson

Tribune Media Services

During the last 20 years, science and a growing economy gave Americans the most sophisticated and leisured lifestyles in history. We inexpensively call or e-mail anywhere in the world. Read more →

The Ways of the Left

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

Yes, Nancy, There Really Is a God Nemesis

There is an odd sense among Democrats that nemesis simply does not exist. Read more →

Amnesiatic

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

That Was Then, This is Now…

The current furor over the three water-boarded terrorists is right out of the old Greek idea of excess leading to hubris leading to nemesis leading to destruction. Do we really wish to revisit 2002? Read more →

Once Upon a Time in 2002

by Victor Davis Hanson

Tribune Media Services

For over a year after the murder of 3,000 innocent people in New York and Washington on Sept. 11, 2001, shell-shocked Americans were gripped by other horrific images of terrorism across the globe. Read more →

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